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Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Harvey Newman  |  11-01-2012  |  Elections

The Ballad of Herman Cainnew

For commentators and comedians, Herman Cain was a gift that kept on giving.
NUVO  |  Steve Hammer  |  12-07-2011  |  Elections

Palin for President? Colorado Springs-Based PAC Says: You Betcha!new

One Colorado Springs library district worker spends up to 20 hours a week collecting money and mailing political paraphernalia as part of his federal political action committee's effort to persuade Sarah Palin to run.
Colorado Springs Independent  |  Pam Zubeck  |  10-16-2009  |  Politics

Handicapping the 2012 GOP Race in Iowanew

While the 2012 caucuses are but a glimmer on the horizon for most Iowans, GOP party regulars are well into the process of sorting through potential candidates. Here's a list of Top 10 possible contenders as of today for the Republican presidential caucuses.
Cityview  |  Douglas Burns  |  08-11-2009  |  Politics

Tim Pawlenty's Path to the Presidency: What He Needs to Do to Become No. 45new

His political allies say Pawlenty has said he'd like to be president, but the governor is no fool. If he wants to seize the Republican nomination, experts say there are several steps he'll need to take -- and fast. Consider this his to-do list.
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  Erin Carlyle  |  07-15-2009  |  Politics

Was Sarah Palin Sent By God?new

To hear some supporters tell it, a road-map drawn by God led the GOP veep nominee from Alaska to New Hampshire -- by way of Ohio. Has the GOP veep nominee transformed from jester to Queen Esther?
Boston Phoenix  |  David S. Bernstein  |  10-23-2008  |  Politics

Dobbs for President in 2012?new

As the GOP implodes, the financial crisis may present a white-hot moment for a third-party voice to enter the fray -- someone like CNN's Lou Dobbs.
Boston Phoenix  |  Steven Stark  |  10-16-2008  |  Commentary

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